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Students at Churchill High School are joining students from across Canada in a week of remembrance.   Principal Rowan Seymore says during the vigil the names of the 16 thousand Canadians killed...

Post date: November 04, 2010

Fort Hope First Nation welcomed representatives from both levels of Government yesterday.  The wives of the Governor General and Ontario's Lieutenant General toured the community that recently...

Post date: November 04, 2010

Local developers that want to build a Hampton Inn on Airport Authority Land still need to formally apply to Hilton International. Company spokesperson Tom Lorenzo says the project is looking good,...

Post date: November 04, 2010

Lakehead University and the Royal Bank are teaming up to inspire first nations youth.  They launched their joint "Aboriginal Outreach Program" Thursday at St. Patricks High School.  Spokesperson...

Post date: November 04, 2010

The former National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations is hoping to inspire aboriginal students.  Phil Fontaine is part of the Royal Bank and Lakehead University's Aboriginal Outreach Program. ...

Post date: November 04, 2010

The Ministry of Labour is investigating an industrial accident at a construction site on Court Street.  A construction worker was hurt on the job at 920 Court Street. Police says a machine was...

Post date: November 04, 2010

A major roadway in Thunder Bay is going to be off limits this weekend. Golf Links Road between Central Avenue and the Harbour Expressway will be closed on Saturday and Sunday. Crews will be working...

Post date: November 03, 2010

New students at Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School may soon have a residence to stay at. Jennifer Manitowabi is heading the effort to raise 5 million dollars for the project. She says the plan is...

Post date: November 03, 2010

City police have two people in custody after a woman was robbed in a grocery store parking lot at Arthur and James Streets. Police spokesperson Chris Adams says she was knocked down by a man and her...

Post date: November 03, 2010

A family of four is charged with a number of drug related offences after police searched a Cameron Street home. Police originally arrested the father for driving while disqualified and found a half a...

Post date: November 03, 2010

The Canadian Coast guard were involved in a water rescue on the east of Sleeping Giant this morning.  A vessel ran aground near Edward Island and had to be rescued.  Maritime Coordinator Robert...

Post date: November 03, 2010

The new Executive Director of the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation is targeting the tourism business.   Bruce Strapp says that he's looking to get the word out on what kind of grants are...

Post date: November 03, 2010

A new ownership group has been confirmed for the Thunder Bay North Stars.  A group of local investors have banded together in an effort to improve the business fortunes of the SIJHL team.  David...

Post date: November 03, 2010

A major drug bust in Kenora.  OPP have arrested 8-people after searching a Scramble Avenue home.  Police seized 9-pounds of marihuana, 43-marihuana plants and over 16-thousand dollars cash.  The...

Post date: November 03, 2010

It's been a slow month for Thunder Bay's Port Authority. Monthly statistics were released showing almost 623 thousand tonnes of cargo came through the port last month. That's down from October 2009,...

Post date: November 03, 2010

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